The Nigeria Heart for Illness Management (NCDC) has confirmed 22 new instances of the COVID-19 in Nigeria, bringing the entire variety of infections within the nation to 276.
In accordance with the NCDC, 15 are in Lagos, 4 are within the FCT, two are in Bauchi, whereas the opposite is in Edo.
A breakdown of the instances in every of the states reveals that Lagos now has 145 instances, the FCT Abuja 54, Osun 20, Edo 12, Oyo 11, Bauchi eight, Akwa-Ibom and Kaduna 5 every, 4 in Ogun, two every in Enugu, Ekiti, Kwara and Rivers states, whereas Ondo, Benue, Katsina and Delta states have one case every.
Six deaths have additionally been recorded. In the meantime, on a constructive word, 44 instances have been discharged.
Learn Additionally: A 15-man medical group from China has arrived on the Nnamdi Azikiwe Worldwide Airport, Abuja.
Twenty-two new instances of #COVID19 have been reported in Nigeria: 15 in Lagos, four within the FCT, 2 in Bauchi, 1 in Edo
As at 09:00pm eighth April there are 276 confirmed instances of #COVID19 reported in Nigeria. Fourty-four have been discharged with six deaths pic.twitter.com/Z7W9nJNowS
— NCDC (@NCDCgov) April eight, 2020
As the federal government scales up efforts to curb the unfold of the illness within the nation, some Chinese language medical consultants have been invited to enhance such efforts.
The 15-man medical group from China arrived on the Nnamdi Azikiwe Worldwide Airport, Abuja.
The group arrived in Nigeria on Wednesday in a chartered Air Peace plane and the Minister of Well being, Dr. Osagie Ehainre was on the airport to obtain them.
Information that Chinese language medical consultants had been coming into the nation had break up opinion, however the Presidential Process Drive on COVID-19 had final week, insisted that they might complement ongoing efforts to sort out the pandemic.